Mega Millions Winning Numbers


Mega Millions Prize Breakdown

Match Total Winners Prize Amount Megaplier Winners Megaplier Prize Amount
5+1 0 $187,000,000 \ \
5+0 2 $1,000,000 0 $2,000,000
4+1 15 $10,000 2 $20,000
4+0 337 $500 52 $1,000
3+1 932 $200 145 $400
3+0 21,284 $10 3,345 $20
2+1 22,368 $10 3,682 $20
1+1 176,920 $4 28,687 $8
0+1 414,330 $2 65,164 $4

Mega Millions Introduction
The game Mega Millions began on the 31st of August 1996 as the ‘Big Games’. The first drawing of this game took place on the sixth day of September in 1996 with six member states: Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan and the state of Virginia. The game started with a single draw in a week but an extra winning draw was added in February 1998. Then, the players were given a larger choice of numbers and a cash payout option was made in January 1999.

The name ‘Mega Millions’ was given to the game in the year 2002. On the thirty first day of January in year 2010, twenty three states lotteries joined Mega Millions as an historic cross-selling agreement between Mega Millions and Powerball went into effect till date.

How to Play mega million
The game of mega million ticket costs two dollars per one, it is played with numbers which consist five different main numbers which ranges from one to seventy and one other number from one to twenty five making up six numbers to form a draw.
Instead of picking numbers by oneself, one can make use of Easy pick or Quick play or make use of the Random number generator. The game is played by picking six numbers from two separate pools of numbers.